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Safety goal compliance info available on web
Same-day surgery managers who want to see how their compliance with the national patient safety goals from the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations compares to compliance of all organizations that have undergone surveys can check out the results on the Joint Commission web site.
Data show compliance with 2003 goals and include the following information:
To see the data by goal and by type of organization, go to www.jcaho.org, Under the "Top Spots" section, choose "National Patient Safety Goals & FAQs" then scroll down to the bottom of the page to select "2003 National Patient Safety Goals Compliance Data."